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The IFormProviderEx interface provides read message forms and compose message forms, in addition to message status icons.

Note   The IFormProviderEx interface is not available on Pocket PC and Smartphone 2002. For Pocket PC and Smartphone 2002, use the IFormProvider interface.

When to Implement

Implement IFormProviderEx whenever you extend the functionality of the Windows Mobile Messaging application with your own plug-in.

When to Use

Use IFormProviderEx to create new messages and to read incoming messages.

Methods in Vtable Order

IFormProviderEx methods Description
GetMsgStatusIconIndex Returns the index to the appropriate icon in the symbol bitmap for the form library.
CreateComposeForm Creates the compose message form.
CreateReadForm Creates the read message form (for displaying the message).

Nonvirtual Members

IFormProviderEx members Description
FORMTYPE Enumeration used by the IFormProviderEx::CreateComposeForm method to specify the type of message to compose.


Pocket PC: Windows Mobile 2003 and later
Smartphone: Windows Mobile 2003 and later
OS Versions: Windows CE .NET 4.2 and later
Header: cemapi.h
Library: cemapi.lib

See Also

MAPI Interfaces | Messaging

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